About the Authors

Nicole A. Hofmann

Affiliation Stem Cell Research Unit, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Anna Ortner

Affiliation Stem Cell Research Unit, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Rodrigo O. Jacamo

Affiliation Department of Leukemia, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Andreas Reinisch

Affiliations Stem Cell Research Unit, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria, Department of Hematology and Stem Cell Transplantation, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Katharina Schallmoser

Affiliations Stem Cell Research Unit, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria, Department of Blood Group Serology and Transfusion Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Rokhsareh Rohban

Affiliation Stem Cell Research Unit, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Nathalie Etchart

Affiliations Stem Cell Research Unit, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria, Department of Hematology and Stem Cell Transplantation, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria, Department of Blood Group Serology and Transfusion Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Margareta Fruehwirth

Affiliations Stem Cell Research Unit, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria, Department of Hematology and Stem Cell Transplantation, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Christine Beham-Schmid

Affiliation Institute of Pathology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Michael Andreeff

Affiliation Department of Leukemia, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Dirk Strunk

dirk.strunk@medunigraz.at

Affiliations Stem Cell Research Unit, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria, Department of Hematology and Stem Cell Transplantation, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: NAH DS. Performed the experiments: NAH AO ROJ AR KS RR NE MF. Analyzed the data: NAH AO AR KS RR DS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: ROJ AR KS CBS MA DS. Wrote the paper: NAH MA DS.